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    Book From the Library of Samuel Huntington, Signer of the Declaration of Independence. On offer is a second edition of A General Treatise of Naval Trade and Commerce, volume two, published in 1753. The book contains 473 pages, in full calf binding with morocco spine labels and gilt titles, 8vo (5.25" x 8"), in very good condition save for some shelf wear to the boards and moderate foxing to the pages, as is usual with books of this period. Samuel Huntington's name appears on the ffep along with the name of another Huntington descendent, likely his son.

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    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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